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IHS Expands Partnership with Shenzhen General Hospital


Shenzhen General Hospital
Shenzhen General Hospital in Shenzhen, China is a well-known teaching and research hospital that offers a breadth of gastroenterology services.

Intelligent Haptronic Solutions’ Shenzhen team expanded its partnership with Shenzhen General Hospital for future clinical research and development activities for our digestive endoscopy simulator. The meeting, held at the expansive hospital in the Nanshan District of Shenzhen, was hosted by the hospital's Department of Gastroenterology with attendance by clinical staff and researchers.

Vancouver Startup Week 2019


Intelligent Haptronic Solutions joined in this year’s action-packed Vancouver Startup Week (VSW), a week-long celebration of innovation and ingenuity in the Greater Vancouver startup ecosystem. Held in downtown Vancouver from September 13-20, 2019, the week brought together more than 2,000 entrepreneurs, investors, leaders, and curious individuals with the purpose of connecting people, empowering the community, and recognizing local success. Events included investor highlights, panel discussions, site visits, and networking opportunities.

The Summit Forum on Endoscopic Technology of Digestive Tunnel in China


The Endoscopy Technology Summit Forum on Digestive Tunnels, organized by the 2nd Xiangya Hospital of Central South University, Hunan Medical Association, and Hunan Provincial Committee, was held on July 12-14 at the Century Jinyuan Hotel Changsha. As a major player in the endoscopy simulation field in China, Intelligent Haptronic Solutions, Inc. was proud to be a sponsor of the conference. The team presented our 2nd generation digestive endoscopy simulator prototype, which garnered positive feedback from the endoscopy community, medical device manufacturers, and hospital partners.

The Future of Healthcare: "We can replicate the tactile sensation of surgery to help train doctors."


Christina D. Warner, Amazon best-selling author in psychology and medicine and regular columnist for Authority Magazine, interviewed Zhouming Tang, co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of Intelligent Haptronic Solutions, Inc. for the ‘Future of Healthcare’ Medium series. In this revealing interview, Zhouming Tang shares what it took to his own medical robotics compong, the rapid progress from Intelligent Haptronic Solutions’ inception to present state, and forward-looking ambitions with the first digestive endoscopy simulator.

The Simon Fraser University SystemsFair 2019 Rings Close to Home


Intelligent Haptronic Solutions at SFU SystemsFair 2019
With close ties to Simon Fraser University (SFU), Intelligent Haptronic Solutions, Inc. participated in this year’s SFU SystemsFair at the university’s growing technology hub on Surrey campus. The career event provided our company with an engaging venue to connect with mechatronics engineers, software developers, and students of diverse backgrounds interested in pursuing co-op and full-time opportunities in medical robotics.

IHS Project Demonstration Conference


To celebrate the research and development progress of Intelligent Haptronic Solutions, Inc.’s digestive endoscopy simulator, our company hosted a project demonstration at our Shenzhen office in China. Bringing together more than 15 venture capital investment groups nationwide, the event kicked off with an opening discussion on the importance of simulation-based training in endoscopy led by the company’s chief medical consultant and endoscopy expert, Dr. Bo Jiang from the Beijing Tsinghua Chang Gung Hospital. Following the talk, our team provided a demonstration of the company’s digestive endoscopy simulator and its features, including the haptic force feedback, virtual reality (VR) platform, and artificial intelligence (AI) engine.

Intelligent Haptronic Solutions Partners with Virtro Entertainment to Develop a Virtual Reality (VR) Medical Simulator


Intelligent Haptronic Solutions has partnered with Virtro Entertainment Inc., a gaming and VR, augmented reality (AR), and mixed reality (MR) application company in Vancouver, to develop a seminal, VR-based digestive endoscopy simulator. The simulator will provide an immersive experience for endoscopists by integrating Intelligent Haptronic Solutions’ proprietary live haptic feedback technology with compelling VR elements to recreate a realistic, clinical setting.

From L-R: Alex Lai (investor), Dr. Bo Jiang (medical consultant), Zhouming Tang (CEO and CTO) and Qu Deng (project manager)

Intelligent Haptronic Solutions Visits Beijing Tsinghua Changgung Hospital


Intelligent Haptronic Solutions visited our clinical partners at one of China’s top hospitals, Beijing Tsinghua Changgung Hospital. The public general hospital, opened in 2014, is a teaching site affiliated with Tsinghua University. In addition to providing healthcare treatment and services, the it serves as a medical teaching and research institution. Our collaboration with Dr. Bo Jiang MD, PhD, a well-known expert in gastroenterology, will enable the research and development of the company’s digestive endoscopy simulator. 

L-R: Alex Lai (Investor), Dr. Bo Jiang (Chief Medical Consultant), Zhouming Tang (CEO and CTO) and Qu Deng (Project Manager). 

7th Annual Interface Summit


Intelligent Haptronic Solutions, Inc. attended the 7th Annual Interface Summit. The topic was The Brain-Machine Connection: How Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality and Digital Therapeutics are Transforming Education, Research and Healthcare. Next year we hope to present our first product there and add haptics to the equation.

The Story Behind Intelligent Haptronic Solutions


The Pencil Road reporter Xu Meng meets with our CEO/CTO Zhouming Tang to discuss the inside story behind IHS. The Pencil Road is one of the most influencing professional venture capital information service providers in China. They provided news, investment and financing data, research reports and other information services for investor and entrepreneur.

IHS Gaining Success in the China Investment Market


September 2018 marks a milestone for Intelligent Haptronic Solutions as we revealed our first demonstration endoscopy training device to investors and medical consultants in China. The feedback is very positive and the media in China took notice. IHS is on 36Kr, the most popular internet technology blog website in China. We look forward to sharing many more milestones with you on our path to market.